Milnerton Cluster Police Crack down on Crime

A team under the command of Major General Aneeqah Jordaan arrested 458 suspects between 24 November and 26 November. The arrests included one for murder and three for attempted murder. They also included a case that was rather strange.

On 25 November Table View Police responded to a complaint of a housebreaking that was said to be in progress in North Road in Table View. On their arrival they found a destitute child who said he was waiting for someone. The officers went to the house where the boy said the person he was waiting for stays. It was also the address given for the housebreaking in progress. A 27-year-old man was found inside the house. He was in possession of a stolen firearm, drugs and ammunition. He resides at the address. The suspect was arrested and appeared in the Cape Town Magistrate Court on Monday.

•  A man in possession of an imitation firearm was arrested during a routine stop and search operation in Du Noon
• 22 cases of assault with the intent to cause grievous bodily harm. Four of these were domestic violence
• 1 x robbery with aggravating circumstances
• 11 x common assault
• 2 x sexual offences
• 1 x business robbery
• 8 x burglaries (residential)
• 1 burglary (business)
• 3 x theft out of motor vehicle
• 1 x theft of motor vehicle
•  16 x theft
•  12 x shoplifting
•  2 x fraud
• 99 x possession of illegal substance (drugs)
• 21 x possession of dangerous weapons
•  1 x possession of housebreaking implements
•  2 x intimidation
• 3 x possession of presumable stolen property
•  8 x dealing in liquor
•  2 x dealing in drugs
•  199 x b-crimes
•  7 x malicious damage to property
• 3 x illegal possession of ammunition
• 3 x possession of illegal firearms
•  13 x driving under the influence of alcohol
• A total of 120 fines were issued
• 20 x dangerous weapons were confiscated
• 2 illegal firearms recovered
• 511 002.5 ml of alcohol were confiscated
•  13 Warrants of arrests were executed




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